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Jupiter, the Largest Planet

     

Jupiter, the Largest Planet

Jupiter, the Largest Planet was on display at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's exhibition, Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, from May 26, 2010 - May 2, 2011.

The Great Red Spot, a cyclonic storm system that has been raging for hundreds of years, is clearly visible in this portrait of Jupiter.

Multi-frame mosaic.

Cassini, December 29, 2000

Image Number: WEB11408-2010
Credit: NASA; JPL; Cassini Imaging Team; Kinetikon Pictures
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